New Mexico Lobos vs New Mexico State Aggies in NCAAF odds tilt
|New Mexico State Aggies||New Mexico Lobos|
|0-5||October 05, 2013, 07:00 | University Stadium||1-3|
Bettors will be looking to hit pay dirt on Saturday when the Lobos host the Aggies at University Stadium in Week 6 action.
The Lobos sport records of 1-3 and 1-2-1 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Aggies sit at 0-5 and 1-4 ATS on the season. The over under records are 3-1 for the Lobos and 4-1 for the Aggies.
The visitors opened as 7-point underdogs in this one at 5Dimes and most sportsbooks tracked here at OddsShark. No total had been posted as of press time check the live lines pages in the coming days to see where the number opened.
This game matches up the No. 116 (Lobos) and the No. 124 (Aggies) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAF Power Rankings at OddsShark. A 22-3 result in favor of the Lobos is predicted by handicapping models.
New Mexico State lost its last outing, a 26-16 result against San Diego State on September 28. New Mexico State covered in that game as a 16-point underdog, while the 42 combined points took the game UNDER the total. Last time we saw the Lobos, they had no answer for $WinningRB as the Rebels rolled to a 56-42 victory at University Stadium.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits New Mexico's No. 63-ranked offense, averaging 31 PPG, against a Aggies defense that ranks No. 124 this week at 45.4 PPG. The Lobos aerial game is averaging 78.25 yards per game, less than the Aggies secondary allows through the air, 271.8 YPG per game.
In comparing defenses, the Aggies own the league's No. 110-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 281.5 yards per game when on the road. New Mexico, on the other hand, rates No. 7 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
A few Aggies at Lobos trends to consider:
New Mexico State is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against New Mexico
New Mexico State is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against New Mexico
New Mexico State is 1-8 ATS in its last 9 games
New Mexico State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
New Mexico is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games when playing New Mexico State
New Mexico is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing New Mexico State
New Mexico is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing at home against New Mexico State
New Mexico is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against New Mexico State
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